June 26, 2016

Personal Branding Blog

Personal Branding Blog

The Personal Branding Blog is part of the Small Business Trends Publisher Channel, offering branding and career advice from Dan Schawbel and his team of experts. The blog helps professionals build a powerful brand to remain competitive in the job market.

How to Enjoy Summer While Working

How to Enjoy Summer in Your Office or Store

It's summertime and more than likely, you'd rather be outside soaking up the sun and fun rather than stuck in the office working. Here are some clever ways to bring at least a part of that summertime inside.


Big Changes Coming to Twitter’s Character Limit

New changes to the way you tweet are coming and you're probably going to really like it. The site announced recently that it's keeping the 140-character limit to messages but not counting character hogs like usernames against that tally.


How To Become More Focused and Efficient Using These 6 Tips

Are you finding it a challenge to bring the right amount of focus to your work while still maintaining a high level of efficiency? Sometimes speed is mistaken for efficiency, but if the quality of your work suffers, you may need to try another approach. These tips should help.


Measure Your Startup’s Success Beyond the Bottom Line

Startup success can't always -- and probably shouldn't -- be measured in a monetary way. There are plenty of other ways to determine if your startup business is making inroads and on a course to success.


How to Deal With Lazy Employees

As the head of your small business, you know it's almost impossible to not deal with a lazy employee or employees at some point. So, what are the best ways of handling these lagging members of your team?


8 Things You Need On Your Desk

What's on your work desk? It could be cluttered with a lot of things you don't need. But don't go without having these staples -- not literal staples, though they're a good idea, too -- at the ready on or in your desk.

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